Jets sign David Gustafsson to three-year, entry-level contract

The Winnipeg Jets announced today they have agreed to terms with forward David Gustafsson on a three-year, entry-level contract with an average annual value of $925,000.

Gustafsson, 19, was drafted by the Jets in the second round (60th overall) in the 2018 NHL Draft and just completed his second full season for HV71 in the Swedish Hockey League. The native of Tingsryd, Sweden had 12 points (2G, 10A) and 10 penalty minutes in 36 games and also skated for Sweden in the 2019 World Junior Championships where he had three assists in five games.